Conjoined quints snake king cobra. This snake was found at a temple in Karnataka. Looks like a creature from mythology .
Magnificent colors - grasshopper from Madagascar
Madagascar giant jumping stick insect (note the dragon like wings).
The Treehopper "Helicopter" from the Steamy Jungles of your Mind Sure, Salvador Dali came up with some lovely surreal forms in his art, but this thing blows them all out of the water. Seen in Berlin's Museum of Natural History, this is the Brazilian Treehopper, or Bocydium globulare - a real living insect, which only pretends to be an alien helicopter:
Treehopper. Umbelligerus sp. National Geographic (NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC) Japan Official site . 第１２回 雨雨雨でお祭り騒ぎなのは？ | ナショナル ジオグラフィック(NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC) 日本版公式サイト もっと見る
Giant red-headed centipede. I remember the first time I saw one of these in my parent's front yard.